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shipbuilder

[ship-bil-der] /ˈʃɪpˌbɪl dər/
noun
1.
a person whose occupation is the designing or constructing of ship.
2.
a commercial firm for building ships.
Origin of shipbuilder
1690-1700
1690-1700; ship1 + builder
Related forms
shipbuilding, noun
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Examples from the web for shipbuilder
  • The shipbuilder or retailer shall retain a copy with its records.
  • That's because the shipbuilder changed the way it was moved.
  • Besides soldiering, he was known as a skilled mariner and shipbuilder.
  • When the fire reached the t-shirt, it burned even faster and began to melt onto the shipbuilder's skin.
British Dictionary definitions for shipbuilder

shipbuilder

/ˈʃɪpˌbɪldə/
noun
1.
a person or business engaged in the building of ships
Derived Forms
shipbuilding, noun
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